Henry the Navigator, Prince


Henry the Navigator, Prince
Henry the Navigator, Prince
Born 4 March, 1394; died 13 November, 1460; he was the fourth son of John I, King of Portugal, by Queen Philippa, a daughter of John of Gaunt

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  • Henry of Aviz, Prince — (1394 1460)    Known to the Portuguese as O Infante Dom Henrique, as an heir to his father s throne, Prince Henry the Navigator was born in Oporto. His Father was King João I (r. 1357 1433) and his mother was Philippa of Lancaster, daughter of… …   Historical dictionary of Portugal

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  • Henry — is an English male given name and a surname, derived from Heinrich of Germanic origin. Equivalents in other languages are Henrik (Scandinavian), Eanruig (Scots Gaelic), Enrico (Italian), Henri (French), Enrique (Spanish), Henrik (Hungarian),… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry — Henry1 [hen′rē] n. [Fr Henri < Ger Heinrich < OHG Haganrih, lit., ruler of an enclosure (< hag , HAW1, a hedging in + rihhi, ruler) & also altered < OHG Heimerich, lit., home ruler (< heim, HOME)] a masculine name: dim. Hal, Hank,… …   English World dictionary


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